Montisi hosts the most wonderful Olive Oil Festival each year – the Festa del’Olio to celebrate the arrival of the new olive oil. This year it takes place in the village on the last weekend of October. The olive harvest is looking good and freshly pressed olive oil is very special indeed! The streets will be bedecked with flags and throughout the village there will be stands with olive oil Read the full article…
This is the most important event in the Chiusi calendar – wine tastings and food pairings in the old cellars of the town.
The 2014 dates are not finalised yet but there is an impressive line up of musicians for music and Brunello in this famous hilltop town. The concerts take place in the courtyard of Montalcino’s fortress in mid-July. It can be chilly so bring a jumper – blankets are available at the bar! For a table reservation contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call +39 0577 849 331.